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Sanford Campus

  • Address
    • 1105 Kelly Dr.
    • Sanford, NC 27330-9840
  • Main Campus Map
  • County Map
  • Main Phone
    • (919) 775-5401

Driving Directions

From the Chapel Hill and Pittsboro areas:

From Chapel Hill, take U.S. 15-501 to Pittsboro, about 15 miles. At the traffic circle in Pittsboro, take the second exit and stay on U.S. 15-501 South. N.C. 87 will merge with it. Drive 14 miles to Sanford and get on U.S. 1/ U.S. 15-501 South. Go to the U.S. 421 Bypass (Exit 149-A South.) This is Oscar Keller Jr. Highway, but the sign may not be up. Stay on the highway about 3.5 miles to Exit 145, Kelly Drive. Turn right and follow Kelly Drive to the Lee County Campus, on the right.

From the Dunn, Erwin, and Lillington areas:

Take U.S. 421 to Sanford, where it merges with N.C. 87. Travel about one mile north on N.C. 87/U.S. 421 to Main Street. Turn right, go to Nash Street (the first light), and turn left. At the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center, turn right onto Kelly Drive to the campus.

From the Durham area:

Take N.C. 147 South to I-40 east toward RDU Airport/Raleigh (Exit 5A). Take Exit 293 and get on U.S. 1 to Sanford. Travel about 33 miles to U.S. 421 Bypass (Exit 149A-South) at Sanford. This is Oscar Keller Jr. Highway, but the sign may not be up. Stay on the Bypass about 3.5 miles to Exit 145, Kelly Drive. Turn right and follow Kelly Drive to the Lee County Campus, on the right.

From the Fayetteville/Fort Bragg area:

Take N.C. 87 north. It merges with U.S. 421 going into Sanford. Travel about one mile north on N.C. 87/U.S. 421 to Main Street. Turn right on Main Street and go to Nash Street, the first traffic light, and turn left. At the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center, turn right onto Kelly Drive to the campus.

From the Raleigh area:

Take U.S. 1 south about 33 miles to U.S. 421 Bypass (Exit 149A-South) at Sanford. This is Oscar Keller Jr. Highway, but the sign may not be up yet. Stay on the Bypass about 3.5 miles to Exit 145, Kelly Drive. Turn right and follow Kelly Drive to the Lee County Campus, on the right.